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While our travel plans may be on hold, we’ll keep doing what we do best — fulfilling your wanderlust by bringing the world to you. For 21 days, we’ll be exploring a new destination through immersive POV videos, online discussions with our travel community, and other surprises along the way. More details here.

Long seen as the gateway to Africa, Morocco is more than just a country that sits of the northern edge of the African continent. With its unique blend of European influences with Arabic and aboriginal Berber cultures, Morocco is a good place to see varied cultural heritages through its architecture and the locals’ way of life.

MOROCCO – 360 Virtual Tour

TRAVEL INFORMATION

    Country Code: +212
    Time Zone: GMT +1 hours (7 hours behind Singapore)
    Peak Travel Period: Feb – May
    Four Seasons: Yes
    Currency: Moroccan Dirham, MAD (DH)

    Tap water: Unsafe to drink
    AC Socket Type: Types C & E – 220V 50Hz
Morocco Power Plug - Type C and E

USEFUL WORDS

Languages: Standard Arabic, Berber, Moroccan Arabic, and French

While the younger generation of Moroccans do understand English, most Moroccans do not speak a word of it. In fact, you’ll have a better chance finding someone who understands you speaking French. Here are some Moroccan Arabic (Darija) phrases that will ease your communication with the locals.

  • Hello/Greetings – Assalamu Alaikum / Salam
  • Response to the above greeting – Wa-alaikum salam
  • Thank you – Choukran
  • Please – Afak
  • Sorry – Smahli
  • Yes/Ok – Wakha
  • No – La
  • Goodbye – Bislama

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